Synonyms of 'epitaph'
1 commemorationDictionary, elegy, obituary
a fitting epitaph for a great man
2 inscriptionDictionary, engraving
An inscription is writing carved into something made of stone or metal, for example a gravestone or medal.
His words are carved as his epitaph on the headstone of his grave.
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Thesaurus for epitaph from the Collins English Thesaurus
An epitaph is a short piece of writing about someone who is dead, often carved on their grave .